The Senate advanced the bill after a lengthy debate about its constitutionality.
Lethal injection is the only execution method allowed by Indiana law.
Senate Committee Chair Mike Young refused to hear the bill.
The Senate on Tuesday rejected proposals that would open the door to legalizing medical marijuana in Indiana.
State Senator Mike Young (R-Indianapolis) made changes to his proposed bill that would drug test welfare recipients in the state.
The Speedway would receive $5 million a year for proposed improvements, to be repaid through the anticipated increase in income and sales tax collections.
The bill comes after some legislators pronounced themselves unhappy with a Supreme Court decision.
An Indianapolis State Senator plans a challenge to an Indiana Supreme Court ruling.
Committee changes House bill to let governor appoint state officeholder replacements only in the future.
The amendment allows citizens to sue if their representatives fail to show up for session more than three consecutive days without an excused absence.